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Breslauer, B.H.  Count Heinrich IV zu Castell: A German Renaissance book collector and the bindings made for him during his student years in OrlĂ©ans, Paris, and Bologna. Austin: W. Thomas Taylor, 1987. Folio (36.1 cm, 14.25"). 38, [2] pp.; 5 col. illus.
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An elegantly produced look at a remarkable library, featuring five mounted, color-printed illustrations. This is => one of 190 copies printed in total, with the colophon of this example unnumbered.

Original paper–covered boards, front cover and spine with gilt-stamped title; slipcase lacking, spine slightly sunned, sides with minor smudges. Traces of foxing to outer edges of pages, otherwise crisp and fresh internally. => A significant study by an eminent bookseller and the production of a very fine press.  (41728)   Please RESHELVE This.


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